/kah'deuh ree"yeuh/, n. Islam.
a Sufi fraternity founded by 'Abd al-Qadir al-Jilani (1077-1166) in the 12th century.
Also, Qadiriya.
[ < Ar qadiriyyah, equiv. to qadir (deriv. of founder's name) + -iyyah abstract n. suffix]

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